Space Exploration

  • Luna 1

    mission: flyby the moon
  • Luna 9

    Mission: To land on the moon
  • Pioneer 10

    Mission: To study Jupiter and the outer solar system
  • Venera 9

    Mission: To land on Venus and record surface temperatures
  • Magellan

    Mission: To map the surface of Venus
  • Galileo

    To study Jupiter and its moons
  • Clementine

    Mission: To map the moon's surface
  • Lunar Prospector

    Mission: To enter lunar orbit and confirm presence of ice on the moon.
  • Deep Space I

    Mission: Test new technologies including an ion propulstion system
  • Stardust

    Mission: To collect samples from a comet's dust tail